Paulo is the owner and the lead instructor for "Kahu Surf School". Paulo was born and raised in a family tradition of surfing in Brazil, he started surfing when he was 9 y.o. Paulo moved to Hawaii in 1986. He came to fulfill his dreams of surfing The North Shore big waves and accomplished that feat! After working as a surfing instructor at local surf schools Paulo decided to branch out on his own and teach surfing to the visitors of Waikiki Beach. With more than 30 years of experience as a surf teacher, he can share and teach his knowledge of surfing with as many people as possible, disregarding their ages, sex or religion. Paulo feels like everyone should learn how to surf...So you can release stress, have the ultimate and exciting feeling and exercise at the same time.